The Things She Left Behind
by Gabriela Llarena
Join us for a public reading of selected poems from Gabriela Llarena’s new chapbook, The Things She Left Behind on
January 12, 2019
at Book Culture LIC
26-09 Jackson Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
Followed by a discussion and an open mic!
About The Things She Left Behind
In her first chapbook, The Things She Left Behind, Gabriela explores her cultural heritage and relationship to the Philippines and Cuba through her grandmothers, Lola and Abuela. Writing these poems has been a means of processing the confusion that arises from her mixed cultural heritage.
About Gabriela Llarena
Gabriela Llarena is a writer and actor. Originally from California, she is in her final semester of college at NYU where she studies, you guessed it, writing and acting.